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Things to do in Ankara in Winter: Turkey’s Frosty Capital!

If you are looking for things to do in Ankara in winter, you’ve come to the right place! The capital of Turkey has plenty of indoor attractions, museums, famous Turkish hammams, and even a ski centre. The city is well-tailored for the winter months. It’s not really a summer destination as there are not many […]

Visit These Incredible Christmas Markets in Poland in 2022!

POZNAN, POLAND - December 15, 2019: Poznan Christmas Market, Poland

Are you looking for the best Christmas markets in Poland? From Wrocław to Gdansk, here are the most magical places to spend the festive season. The smell of gingerbread lingers in the air, the stalls are illuminated by a million gentle fairy lights, and friendly stall holders serve tasty gluwein and delicious regional food. These […]

Things to do in Lisbon in Winter (Plus Full Travel Guide)

Lisbon, Portugal skyline at Sao Jorge Castle at sunset.

Are you interested in visiting Lisbon in winter? It’s one of my favourite cities in Europe (if not my favourite!) – and I actually prefer it in winter than summer! Read on to find out why! Whenever I land in Lisbon, I immediately feel completely enamoured. The colourful winding streets of the Alfama area with […]

Things to do in Porto in Winter: Portugal’s Northern City

Cityscape of the city of Porto, Douro river with its old boat and its typical colored houses on the water's edge. Portugal. Europe.

Are you looking for things to do in Porto in winter? This blog post details them all! The northern Portuguese city of Porto is one of the most gorgeous European cities, with plenty of incredible architecture and gorgeous scenes over the River Douro, snaking through the city.  It’s a popular city break throughout the year, […]

Things to do in Warsaw in Winter (Food, Fun and History!)

Warsaw old town, snow-covered roofs and and distant city center at dusk, aerial winter panorama

The dynamic capital of Poland, Warsaw has plenty to offer locals and tourists alike. It’s well-known for its hearty cuisine, range of fascinating museums, beautiful architecture and vibrant atmosphere.  Warsaw is a little colder and darker in the winter months, but that doesn’t mean that it’s any lesser worth visiting! In fact, many travellers favour […]

Incredible things to do in Antalya in winter (travel guide)

Panoramic view of Antalya Kaleici Old Town with the Clock Tower, Yivli Minaret, Tekeli Mehmet Pasa mosque, Mediterranean Sea and the Taurus Mountains in background, Turkey

With miles of golden beaches, brilliantly blue Mediterranean water, incredible ancient ruins and mild weather, Antalya in winter is a delight. Antalya is a southern coastal city of Turkey and is one of the nation’s top tourist destinations, thanks to its great climate, outstanding natural beauty and range of attractions. Most of these incredible attractions […]

Things to do in Belgrade in Winter (plus travel tips!)

A concrete ship in the Belgrade harbor and a snow covered city. HDR images

The charming capital city of Serbia, Belgrade is an enchanting place to visit in the winter months. Located on a crossroad between Europe and Asia, Belgrade has been under both western and eastern influence for centuries, thus becoming a perfect mixture of different cultures, architecture and cuisine. The city is a prime tourist destination in […]

Things to do in Kraków in Winter: Poland’s Top City!

Krakow city center old Town at winter aerial view. Globe tower on Basztowa street, Pod Globusem, and St. Mary's Basilica and Town Hall Tower and Wawel Castle on background.

You’ll be charmed at Kraków in winter. The largest city in Poland’s Małopolska region, Kraków is one of the oldest cities in Central Europe.  European history is everywhere you look in Kraków. It used to be Poland’s capital and seat of kings; now it is a vast city situated on the Vistula River that attracts […]

Things to do in Izmir in Winter (Full Travel Guide!)

Awesome aerial view of scenic coastline of Izmir, Turkey. The Gulf of Izmir on the Aegean Sea is visible at the left. Amazing cityscape. The city is a popular tourist destination in Turkey.

Are you looking for things to do in Izmir in winter? Read on to find out the best all-weather attractions in this Turkish city.  Turkey’s third-largest city positioned on the coastline of the Aegean Sea, Izmir has natural beauty, warm weather and ancient history. It’s one of the oldest cities in Turkey, dating back all […]

Best Winter City Breaks in Europe: for sun or snow!

Spain

Are you looking for winter city breaks in Europe? This list has some of the best European cities to visit in the cooler months, whether you’re seeking a great festive atmosphere, some winter sun, snowy magic or just plenty of indoor attractions.  There are so many reasons to take a European winter city break. Perhaps […]